November Show-Me State Games 3v3 SoccerFest
The Show-Me State Games will be kicking off our Fall and Winter schedule with our 3v3 SoccerFest tournament. The tournament will be held the first weekend in November, 6-7, 2021 at Rock Bridge High School. If you are interested in participating in this year’s 3v3 SoccerFest register online at: Show-Me State Games Online Registration – 3-v-3 … Continued
Annual Pumpkin Fun Run is BACK!
Our 9th Annual Pumpkin Fun Run, sponsored by MU Health Care, will begin at 8 a.m. on September 25th at Albert-Oakland Park in Columbia. This is a 1.4-mile run/walk around the fitness trails and is open to all Boone County students grades K-5. Parents and teachers are also encouraged to participate. There is a $10 … Continued
2021 Show-Me State Games Athlete Stories
“Ability is what you’re capable of doing, Motivation determines what you do, and Attitude determines how well you do it.” – Lou Holtz The Games are so much more than the sport itself. It takes passion, drive, community, and family and we love hearing the stories and life journeys behind our athletes! Please enjoy a … Continued
Opening Ceremony will Kick off Games
The 37th annual Show-Me State Games are right around the corner, and they will be kicked off with the Opening Ceremony! This year’s Opening Ceremony will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, July 16th in Mizzou Arena. The event is free and open to the public and will be filled with lots of fun … Continued
2021 Show-Me State Games/Missouri State Senior Games – Souvenir Program
Please review our digital program for records, sponsor thanks and details about the 2021 Games! See you at the GAMES!
Stay safe in the heat
With hot temperatures predicted for the weekend, the Show-Me State Games encourages our participants, spectators, volunteers and officials to review heat safety tips from MU Health Care. Make sure to bring lots of water, find shade when possible and cool off at area dining and shopping when possible. See tips below or at https://moseniorgames.org/smsg-heat-safety … Continued
Celebration of Athletes
For the first time in 36 years we weren’t able to host the GAMES, but that didn’t stop YOU from staying active even during these unprecedented times! And for that we want to celebrate YOU! With the help of our amazing sponsors Missouri Lottery and KOMU 8 and on the behalf of the Show-Me State Games we present … Continued
2020 Show-Me State Games Canceled Due to COVID-19 Concerns
COLUMBIA, Mo. (July 8, 2020) – The 2020 Show-Me State Games is canceling its summer events to protect the health and safety of athletes, spectators, volunteers, officials and the community due to current COVID-19 concerns. The Show-Me State Games is an annual Olympic-style festival held in Columbia that typically offers more than 40 sporting events. … Continued
2020 Virtual Torch Run
The Show-Me State Games Shelter Insurance Torch is a symbol of bringing our state together for fun and exciting competition and during these trying times, we want to encourage everyone to stay active and Carry the Torch together. While we won’t be traveling with the Torch this spring, you can still be a part of this Olympic-style … Continued
Hoopin’ It Up Basketball is back!
The 2020 Hoopin’ It Up Basketball events are set for January 10-12, February 28-March 1 and March 27-29. Our January event is brand new to the Games! Our February event, sponsored by Mpix, gives 3rd-8th grade boys and girls the opportunity to participate in a recreational or competitive basketball tournament. The March weekend also includes 9th grade … Continued